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How High (2001)

Two guys by the name of Silas and Jamal decided to one day smoke something magical, which eventually helps them to ace their college entrance exam.

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Two guys by the name of Silas and Jamal decided to one day smoke something magical, which eventually helps them to ace their college entrance exam. This eventually lands them in Harvard, where they're surrounded by the world of Ivy Leaguers. Although their new lifestyle is much different from back home, they kept on having fun until their supernatural smoke runs out. Now, they are on their own and they have to rely on each other to survive. Written by Michael Ji <jekimerider310@yahoo.com>

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smoke | pot | college | harvard | drugs | See All (58) »

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They've got their degrees all rolled up. See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Fantasy

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive drug use and language, and for sexual dialogue | See all certifications »

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21 December 2001 (USA)  »

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'Fumuri' la Harvard  »

Box Office

Budget:

$20,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$9,779,850 (USA) (23 December 2001)

Gross:

$31,155,435 (USA) (24 February 2002)
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Trivia

The film's sequences at "Harvard" were actually shot at UCLA. See more »

Goofs

Baby Powder's vanity plate, "BPOWDER" is 7 characters. Massachusetts license plates have a maximum of 6 characters. See more »

Quotes

Dean Cain: What on earth are you wearing?
Tuan: BUFU.
Dean Cain: BUFU?
Tuan: By us. Fuck you!
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Crazy Credits

Various bloopers and outtakes run during the credits, ending with the cast shouting: "The movie is over! Go home!" See more »

Connections

References The Mummy (1999) See more »

Soundtracks

Would You Mind
Written by Janet Jackson, Rockwilder (as Dana Stinson), Jimmy Jam (as James Harris III), Terry Lewis
Performed by Janet Jackson
Courtesy of Virgin Records America, Inc.
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Great Hip-Hop movie
1 February 2008 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

5.2??? I saw this film was rated 5.2 so I went to watch it expecting a pretty poor film...

I WAS VERY WRONG! This film is hilarious!!Method man and Redman (suprisingly) made me laugh so much and soooo often!! Especially in the "get him" scene! It may a good movie but its definitely aimed at all you hip-hop/comedy lovers.

Essence Atkins looks HOOOT too!!!

GOOD MOVIE-great fun for all those wanting a movie...lacking a great story line but filled with loads of laughs.

8/10 is a very fair score-give the movie a try. you'll like it


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